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Danby Wiske, North Yorkshire

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Danby Wiske, North Yorkshire

Danby Wiske is a village in the district of Hambleton in North Yorkshire, England. It is the main settlement in the civil parish of Danby Wiske with Lazenby. The village lies on a minor road between the village of Streetlam and the A167 near Northallerton. There is a junction in the centre of the village, with another minor road leading to the nearby village of Yafforth. Danby means the village of the Danes, and Wiske refers to the River Wiske which passes nearby.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE3398
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01609

Danby Wiske, North Yorkshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Danby Wiske, par. and township, North-Riding Yorkshire, 3½ miles NW. of Northallerton -- par., 4714 ac., pop. 476; township, 3364 ac., pop. 287; P.O.; contains the seat of Danby Grange.

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